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Table 4 Social cognitive and social ecological associations with stage of readiness to screen and screening behavior

From: Demographic, social cognitive and social ecological predictors of intention and participation in screening for colorectal cancer

  Stage of readiness to screen Participation
  F-value p-value t-value p-value
Social Cognitive     
   Barriers/Benefits 14.73 .01 3.59 .01
   Chance HLC 6.81 .01 0.87 .37
   Powerful Others HLC 3.55 .03 0.97 .33
   Internal HLC 0.15 .86 1.13 .26
   Perceived Susceptibility 14.14 .01 1.81 .07
   CRC Knowledge 5.18 .01 0.51 .61
Social Ecological     
   Social Support 0.04 .96 1.25 .21
   Barriers to accessing GPs 1.87 .16 1.06 .29
   Trust in GPs 5.91 .01 1.24 .22
  1. Note. HLC = Health Locus of Control, GP = General practitioner/physician